Political Figures Of WW2.<br />
Franklin Delano Roosevelt<br />“FDR”<br /><ul><li>Born in 1882 - Hyde Park, NY
President during World War 2
Directed organization of the War after attack on Pearl Harbor
Had thought of creating  a United Nations to keep peace
Died April 12, 1945 </li></ul>“The Only Thing We Have To Fear Is Fear Itself”<br />This image is available from the United...
Winston Churchill<br /><ul><li>Son of Lord Randolph Churchill (politician)
Born November 1874
Became  member or Parliament in 1900
Critic of the Prime Ministers appeasement of Nazi Germany in the 1930s
Took over as British Prime Minister in the 1940s
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Political Figures Of WW2

  1. 1. Political Figures Of WW2.<br />
  2. 2. Franklin Delano Roosevelt<br />“FDR”<br /><ul><li>Born in 1882 - Hyde Park, NY
  3. 3. President during World War 2
  4. 4. Directed organization of the War after attack on Pearl Harbor
  5. 5. Had thought of creating a United Nations to keep peace
  6. 6. Died April 12, 1945 </li></ul>“The Only Thing We Have To Fear Is Fear Itself”<br />This image is available from the United States Library of Congress&apos;s Prints and Photographs Division under the digital ID cph.3c17121<br />
  7. 7. Winston Churchill<br /><ul><li>Son of Lord Randolph Churchill (politician)
  8. 8. Born November 1874
  9. 9. Became member or Parliament in 1900
  10. 10. Critic of the Prime Ministers appeasement of Nazi Germany in the 1930s
  11. 11. Took over as British Prime Minister in the 1940s
  12. 12. The British Public rewarded Churchill for victory in WW2 by voting him out of office in 1945</li></ul>his is photograph No. NYP 45063 from the Imperial War Museum Collections Author British Government<br />“The Price of Greatness is Responsibility”<br />
  13. 13. Neville Chamberlain<br /><ul><li> Became infamously known as the Prime Minister who appeased Hitler
  14. 14. In 1938, Chamberlain traveled to Berlin to make a deal with the German dictator
  15. 15. Returned with a declaration signed by Hitler promising peace
  16. 16. Reputation was dented by his trust of Hitler
  17. 17. After the trouble caused, Chamberlains ideas were seen to be clever for the appeasement allowed Britain to put a stop to Hitler successfully.</li></ul> Time-magazine-neville-chamberlain.jpg: Time Magazine<br /> derivative work: Wehwalt (talk)<br />
  18. 18. Charles de Gaulle<br /><ul><li>Born November 22, 1890
  19. 19. Led the Free French Forces during World War 2
  20. 20. Attacked German Tank Forces at Montcornet
  21. 21. Rebelled Against The French Government
  22. 22. Allies gave support to de Gaulle’s efforts
  23. 23. In Office: July 3, 1944 – January 20 1946</li></ul>This image is available from the United States Library of Congress&apos;s Prints and Photographs Division under the digital ID cph.3b42159<br />
  24. 24. Adolf Hitler<br /><ul><li>German Fascist Dictator
  25. 25. Joined German Fascist Workers Party after serving in WW1
  26. 26. Wanted to rid the world of “undesirables”
  27. 27. Only wanted the Aryan race
  28. 28. Shot himself on April 30 1945</li></ul>DeutschesBundesarchiv (German Federal Archive), Bild 183-S33882<br />
  29. 29. Benito Mussolini<br /><ul><li>Italian Fascist Dictator
  30. 30. Led the National Fascist Party
  31. 31. Admired by a variety of World Leaders
  32. 32. Led Italy into World War 2
  33. 33. Was executed after an attempt to escape to Switzerland
  34. 34. Born in Dovia di Predappio (which was known as “Duces Town” during fascism era</li></ul>http://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/%E8%B4%9D%E5%B0%BC%E6%89%98%C2%B7%E5%A2%A8%E7%B4%A2%E9%87%8C%E5%B0%BC<br />
  35. 35. Josef Stalin<br /><ul><li>Credited with the murder & suffering of tens of millions, majorly innocent Russians
  36. 36. Born Iosif Vissarionovich Dzuhugashvili
  37. 37. Adopted the name Stalin, meaning “man of steel”
  38. 38. 1922 he was made General Secretary of the Communist Party
  39. 39. By the late 1920s, was dictator of the Soviet Union</li></ul>his image is available from the United States Library of Congress&apos;s Prints and Photographs Division under the digital ID fsa.8e00858<br />
  40. 40. Harry Truman<br /><ul><li>Became US President after the death of FDR
  41. 41. Ordered the Atomic Bombs to be dropped on Hiroshima & Nagasaki
  42. 42. Responsible for Wartime Spending During World War 2
  43. 43. Selected by FDR to be his running mate in the 1944 election for presidency</li></ul>http://www.trumanlibrary.org/photographs/view.php?id=2267<br />Author: <br />United States Army Signal Corps<br />
  44. 44. Hideki Tojo<br /><ul><li> Japanese Prime Minister during World War 2
  45. 45. Executed as a War Criminal
  46. 46. By the Summer of 1940, became Minister of War
  47. 47. Accused of Instigating Japans Foreign Policy
  48. 48. Authorized attack on Pearl Harbor in 1941</li></ul>This Image was captured by the United States and published by the US Army.<br />
  49. 49. sources<br />All information gathered from the Prentice hall text book: America pathways to the present-Civil war to present (1995)<br />
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